Germans like the AMG GT best
STUTTGART — MercedesBenz builds the most beautiful cars, with the Stuttgart automotive manufacturer winning a total of three categories in the “autonis” readers’ awards.
Readers of the motoring magazine Auto Motor Und Sport voted Mercedes-Benz the design brand of the year.
The GLE Coupé likewise took top spot in the Large Cross-country Vehicles category, as did the Mercedes-AMG GT in the Sports Cars segment. Mercedes repeated the feat in the Car Connectivity Award with another three first places. Each year, the readers of Auto
Motor Und Sport elect the best new automotive designs in the “autonis” awards. This year, 115 new products spanning 10 categories were available to choose from. Some 17 500 readers took part in the poll, which was being held for the 15th time.
Besides the “autonis” nominations, readers also had the opportunity to vote for the cars offering the best connectivity. In the Car Connectivity Award, which was presented jointly by Auto Motor
Und Sport and the computer magazine
CHIP, Mercedes-Benz once again took three first places. The Burmester® high-end 3D surroundsound system won in the Sound Systems category, the C-Class operating system in the Operating Systems and Displays category and the Driving Assistance package Plus in the Assistance Systems (safety).
Daimler’s successful car-sharing service car2go achieved a further first place in the Car Connectivity Award for its smartphone app. — Supplied.
Magazine readers in Germany have voted the Mercedes AMG GT their sports car of the year.